The Edmond Sun


November 16, 2012

Edmond swimmers sweep PC North

EDMOND — The Edmond high school swimming teams made a clean sweep over Putnam City North in dual action at the Oklahoma Christian pool Monday night.

In the girls meet, Rylee Linhardt from North and Annah Baykal from Memorial each won two individual events with Linhardt taking the 100 Butterfly and 100 Breaststroke, while Baykal took the 200 Individual Medley and the 100 Backstroke events. Other event winners were Brooke Rice from North in the 200 Freestyle, Ally Robertson from North in the 50 Freestyle, Natalie Vorel from Memorial in the 100 Freestyle, and Katie Kersgieter from Memorial in the 400 Freestyle.

The 200 Medley Relay went to North with the team of Robertson, Meagan Bobo, Ann-Marie Stowe and Amanda Greenlee, as did the 200 Free Relay with Linhardt, Sarah Helton, Olivia Metzer and Robertson. Memorial won the 400 Free Relay with the team of Kersgieter, Alyx Siemer, Vorel and Baykal. The top finishers for Santa Fe were the 200 Medley Relay team of Sara Riggs, Christen Bianchi, Jenny Ancik and Jill Colley, as well as the 200 Free Relay team of Brittney Le, Jessica Landwehr, Bianchi and Colley. Both relays finished third.

For the boys, Naresh Naik from Memorial, Zac Cook from Memorial and Brandon Le from Santa Fe won two individual events, with Naik winning the 200 Freestyle and 100 Backstroke, Cook taking the 50 Freestyle and 100 Freestyle, and Le winning the 200 Individual Medley and the 100 Butterfly. Colton Laramore from Santa Fe won the 400 Freestyle, with Zack Padgett from North taking the 200 Breaststroke. Memorial had two relay wins with the team of Naik, Braden Davis, Caleb Kliewer and Cook taking the 200 Medley Relay, and the team of Naik, Kliewer, Kevin Yen and Cook winning the 400 Free Relay. North won the 200 Free Relay with the team of Riley Fant, Alan Tran, Conner Ryan and Michael Britton.

“This meet gave us a lot of different opportunities,” said coach Steve Riggs. “Many of the kids got to swim different events tonight and work on things that will help them with the tougher competition later in the season.”

Text Only
  • Kaiser joins Thunder ownership group

    Tulsa businessman George B. Kaiser has been approved by the NBA Board of Governors as a new partner in The Professional Basketball Club LLC, which owns the Oklahoma City Thunder. Thunder Chairman and CEO Clayton I. Bennett made the announcement Friday. Kaiser is purchasing the ownership interest of Tom L. Ward.
    “We are honored to welcome George Kaiser as a member of the ownership group of the Oklahoma City Thunder,” Bennett said. “George is a well-respected and important Oklahoma business leader, as well as one of the state and nation’s top philanthropists. His commitment to successful business and community leadership is in true alignment with that of the Thunder.
    “I also appreciate the commitment and leadership provided by Tom Ward as a member of our ownership group from the beginning,” Bennett added.

    April 18, 2014

  • spts—UCO Kalynn Schrock smirk.jpg UCO’s Schrock earns NFCA Pitcher of Week honor

    Central Oklahoma’s Kalynn Schrock has been selected the Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division II National Pitcher of the Week, it was announced Wednesday.
    The senior left-hander from Choctaw had a dominating performance in the circle last week, going 3-0 with a save and an 0.48 earned run average. She gave up just 10 hits in 29 innings while striking out 32 as opponents hit just .106.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • OCU takes confidence into SAC men’s golf championships

    Oklahoma City University enters the Sooner Athletic Conference men’s golf championships Monday and Tuesday at Tascosa Golf Club’s LaPaloma Course coming off an historic performance.
    In the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational, the Stars shot a program-record 265 in the first round en route to setting OCU records for strokes under par in a 36-hole tournament at 29 on April 7-8 at John Conrad Golf Course in Midwest City.
    OCU takes aim at its fifth SAC championship in a row. The Stars won the program’s 17th SAC title in 18 years at Dornick Hills Golf & Country Club. OCU owns 21 league championships, 19 in the SAC.

    April 18, 2014

  • spts-ESF Neil Knight.jpg Wolves claim runner-up crowns

    The Edmond Santa Fe boys track team flexed its muscles in the hurdles and distance races while the Lady Wolves used improved performances in the relays as both teams came away from the April 11 Putnam City Invitational with runner-up trophies. 

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • spts-LU Stan Holt head men's basketball.jpg Langston University names new head coach for men's basketball

    Langston University has named Stan Holt as head coach for the men’s basketball team.
    “We are excited and pleased to welcome Stan Holt — he is young and eager,” said Mike Garrett, Langston athletic director.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • spts-EN Haley Felix blocked.jpg North soccer teams produce shutouts

    Edmond North’s defense keeps pushing the Lady Huskies higher in the district standings.
    Pitching yet another shutout Tuesday at North High School, Edmond North blanked Moore 4-0 for a perfect 3-0 district mark.
    “Defense as a whole played well once again,” Lady Husky coach Corbin Frank noted. “Senior Shanna Rolfs and junior Chandler Wilson led the way, keeping Moore from ever really threatening the goal.”

    April 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • 041514 Nor-Mor b 01.jpg SLIDESHOW: North soccer squads take on Moore

    The Edmond North soccer squads welcomed the Moore Lions for a pair of games Tuesday evening.

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos 1 Slideshow

  • 041514 DC-McG 01.jpg SLIDESHOW: Deer Creek wins at Bishop McGuinness

    The Deer Creek Antlers traveled to Bishop McGuinness Tuesday afternoon for a twin bill.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo 1 Slideshow

  • Lindley, Tom.jpg OPINION: Wildcats aren't champs but we're all still watching Calipari

    Kentucky coach John Calipari is a college basketball phenom for his ability to knit together championship-caliber teams of freshmen. How long will Calipari's success last as other coaches catch on?

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Oklahoma City FC invites fans to design club scarf

    Oklahoma’s top-tier soccer club, Oklahoma City FC, invites soccer fanatics across Oklahoma to be a part of its future by designing its scarf.
    Scarves are a tradition among soccer clubs and are typically a team’s most recognizable accessory. Scarves are a matter of pride for hard-core supporters and feature team colors, logo and inspiring slogans. Scarves are a part of a team’s identity.

    April 16, 2014